Uptown String Band

a one of a kind music and entertainment experience

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An unforgettable modern day Philadelphia tradition

Join the Band

Perform at concerts and parades where
the band plays favorite standards.


Hire the Band

Make your event exceptional with the
magic of mummery and music.

 Hire Us


Go here to purchase our apparel
and other good stuff.



 Uptown Hall banquet facility for rent

 The Uptown Hall is a banquet facility that can hold up to 200 people for various types of events such as, weddings, graduation parties and baby showers. Please visit the Uptown Hall page for more information.

Support Our Tile Wall Fundraiser



The deadline is coming up soon. With the renovations of Uptown Hall complete, we are asking you to become part of the future of the Uptown String Band. Please consider purchasing a custom commemorative tile that will be showcased for all to see inside Uptown Hall. Your tile will display the message and clip art or Uptown logo of your choice. In addition, for a small fee, you may purchase a replica tile keepsake of your own. You can buy it on your own online at https://polarengraving.com/UptownStringBand. For a 6”x6” tile with text only is $100 & for an extra $25 you can add a clipart. This tile wall will be the centerpiece to our hall. It will surround the new TV along with a trophy case to display awards & plaques. Make your purchase soon!!

If you have any questions or have a need for further information with which we can furnish you, feel free to contact us at 215-752-3479 or email: email@uptownstringband.com




Support the band with your generous donation.

Your donation will assist to offset the increasing costs incurred by the band for such things as the purchase of New Year's day costumes, materials and construction of props and sets, and the repair of musical instruments. Your donation is sincerely appreciated. 




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